The Food and Drug Administration approved Mylan's Lidocaine Patch 5%, a generic version of Endo Pharmaceutical's Lidoderm.
In order to ensure that patients receive treatment for periodic paralysis, Taro will be partnering with Diplomat Pharmacy, where patients and caregivers will receive treatment access and support.
According to the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration, more than 24.5 million people age 12 or older in the U.S. (9.4% of the population) live with substance use disorders.
Kmart began offering flu shots at participating Kmart Pharmacy locations for store members and customers this week.
Aurobindo Pharma Limited on Tuesday received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its alprazolam tablets, a generic version of Xanax.
Mylan on Wednesday announced the U.S. launch of its generic version of Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium delayed-release capsules) in 20- and 40-mg dosage strengths.
IBM continues to beef up its Watson Health platform with latest $1 billion acquisiton.
The specialty pharmacy arm of Fred's Super Dollar today comprises 12% of the discount retailer's total sales.